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Robin Williams

Robin Williams (born on 21st July 1951) was a famous, legendary actor from the United States of America. Robin Williams has worked in many movies television shows and series in his career. He is also known as a funnyman who made not just the US but all the world laugh. Fans have loved his works in projects like; Good Will Hunting, Dead Poets Society, etc.

Early Life

Robin Williams was born on 21st July 1951, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. His father’s name was Robert Williams, and his mother was Laurie Williams. And, he had a brother named Robert Todd Williams.

He holds an American nationality and practices Christianity. Further, he belonged to the Caucasian ethnicity. According to astrology, he had as his zodiac sign.


Talking about his formal educational status, he completed his schooling at Juilliard School and Detroit Country Day School in his hometown. Later he also went to Redwood High School.

And, he also accomplished his higher studies at Claremont McKenna College. He also went to the College of Marin.


This legendary actor is not with us anymore today. He left for his heavenly abode on 11th August 2014 in Chicago Illinois, etc. Many fans and followers paid tribute to him at his funeral.

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Caption: Robin Williams during an act (Source: Vanity Fair)

Robin Williams – Net Worth 2024

Robin Williams lived a comfortable life with his family. Thanks to the fame and fortune he had earned from his work. Moreover, his total net worth is about $300 million US dollars at the time of his death.

Professional Life

Moving on toward the profession, he was an amazing actor. He has made his name as one of the most eminent actors in the history of Hollywood from his performance in different movies, television shows, and series.

He was very interested in acting in different projects from a young age and wanted to have a great career in it. Following his passion, he got his first breakthrough in the movie name Can I Do It… ‘Til I Need Glasses? in the year 1977 in the role of a lawyer.

Since then he has appeared in different movies over the years. Some of his movie credits are; Popeye, The World According to Garp, The Survivors, Moscow on the Hudson, The Best of Times, Club Paradise, Good Morning Vietnam, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Cadillac Man, Awakenings, Dead Again, The Fisher King, FernGully: The Lsat Rainforest, Being Human, The Birdcage, Jack, Aladdin and the king of Thieves, Hamlet, One Hour Photo, Death to Smoochy, Insomnia, Everyone’s Hero, Happy Feet, License to Wed, Old Dogs, Boulevard, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, etc.

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Caption: Poster of the movie featuring Robin Williams (Source: Pinterest)

Moreover, he has also appeared in different television shows and series as of today. Some of his credits are; Soronity ’62, The Richard Pryor Show, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-in, Eight is Enough, Happy Days, Mork & Mindy, Out of the Blue, Saturday Night Live, Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam, A Wish for Wings That Work, Friends, Louie, etc.

Furthermore, he has also worked on the theatre projects like Waiting for Godot, and Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo. He was not endorsed by any brands, and he did not promote any products.

Personal Life

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Robin Williams, he married three times in his life. His first wife was Valerie Velardi in 1989 and it remained until 1988.

Later he separated from Valerie, and he married Marsha Garces in 1989 and remained together till 2008. Then again in 2011, he married Susan Schnieder.

From all of his marriages, he had three children; Cody Alan Williams, Zachary Pym Williams, Zelda Rae Williams, etc. Apart from that, he has no affairs with any other person. While he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have any kind of controversial events till today.

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Caption: Robin Williams and Susan Schneider (Source: Daily Express)

Body Measurements

Robin is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The actor stood about 5 feet and 7 inches tall. While he weighs 77kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of his eyes is brown, and he has brown colored hair.

Robin Williams – Social Media

Robin is also present in social media. He has a Facebook account under his name with around 722k followers. He also has a Twitter account under the name @RobinWillaims_ and it is followed by 1.7k followers.